Example sentences for: insurmountable

How can you use “insurmountable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • At times, they even appear insurmountable.

  • The relationship between al Qaeda and Iran demonstrated that Sunni-Shia divisions did not necessarily pose an insurmountable barrier to cooperation in terrorist operations.

  • Suppose it's 2000, the candidates are Gore and Bush, and Gore has a slight but not insurmountable lead in the polls.

  • Lastly, proven vaccine approaches from the past have either failed (whole killed virus and subunit vaccines) or faced seemingly insurmountable regulatory hurdles (live attenuated virus vaccine).

  • Thomas Jefferson, a pessimist, maintained that blacks and whites "can never live in a state of equal freedom under the same Government, so insurmountable are the barriers which nature, habit, and opinion have established between them."

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